Constructing the Community Economy: Civic Professionalism and the Politics of Sustainable Regions

Julie Graham
Stephen Healy
Ken Byrne

Outlines the Rethinking Economy action research project in the Pioneer Valley of Massachusetts, highlighting the role of academy-community partnerships in constructing community economies.

Suggested citation

Graham, J., S. Healy and K. Byrne. 2002. Constructing the community economy: civic professionalism and the politics of sustainable regions, Journal of Appalachian Studies 8(1), 50-61.